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Adoption Tax Credit?

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Hubby makes roughly $40,000 will we even see any of the credit?

Do you get it through federal or state?

THANKS!!!

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 6:17 PM on Jan. 21, 2010 in Money & Work

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Answers (5)
  • I'm not positive...I will tell you our experience..
    We adopted from China- our total was $26K. We adopted in 07'. The tax credit was $11,360 when we filed our 07' taxes. We were able to get everything back..
    You should be able to claim all that you paid in taxes towards your adoption...as long as the child was in your home within the allotted time frame.. If I remember correctly, it is different between domestic and International. With IA the child has to be in your home before the end of the year, I'm not sure about DIA .
    mcginnisc

    Answer by mcginnisc at 10:01 PM on Jan. 21, 2010

  • I am not a tax professional You can call the IRS 1-800-829-1040 - Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. your local time (Alaska & Hawaii follow Pacific Time).
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 7:33 PM on Jan. 21, 2010

  • No desire to wait on hold! Just thought some one would know!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:05 PM on Jan. 21, 2010

  • call h& r block or the IRS if you want to know then you WILL sit on hold. NOONE can tell you here
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:42 PM on Jan. 21, 2010

  • Yes someone can IF they filed it before :) Just because you don't know the answer doesn't mean no one will.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:59 AM on Jan. 22, 2010

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